The state senator won a late endorsement by Trump and faced establishment opposition.
In spite of fears he may be too far-right to win the general election, Doug Mastriano has secured the Republican primary win.
I’ve seen enough. State Sen. Doug Mastriano (R) wins the #PAGOV GOP primary and will face Attorney General Josh Shapiro (D) in the fall.— Dave Wasserman (@Redistrict) May 18, 2022
Mastriano infamously marched with Capitol protesters on January 6th and supported former President Donald Trump’s efforts to investigate election fraud.
He insists he did not enter the Capitol and did not violate any laws.
Mastriano will face Democratic state Attorney General Josh Shapiro, who ran unchallenged.
This story is developing and will be updated as more information becomes available.